Steps for Applying
STEPS FOR REQUESTING OAKWOOD UNIVERSITY INSTITUTIONAL REVIEW BOARD APPROVAL FOR DOING RESEARCH ON HUMAN SUBJECTS MUST BE COMPLETED FOR ALL RESEARCH INVOLVING HUMAN SUBJECTS, REGARDLESS OF THE MAGNITUDE OF INVOLVEMENT OR LEVEL OF RISK. IRB APPROVAL MUST BE OBTAINED PRIOR TO STARTING SUCH A PROJECT.
The Principal Investigator of the proposed research project and other key investigators (determined by Principal Investigator) must complete an on?line training module.
a. Go to website http://phrp.nihtraining.com/
b. Log on and follow directions thereafter.
c. You must complete all modules and print certificate of completion. Print copies for the IRB Chair and for your records.
Fill out the current appropriate application form posted under the IRB Forms Section of IRB website. An educational guide is also posted providing explanations for key items within the application.
Wait at least two weeks for the IRB Review Committee to notify the Principal Investigator if the submitted proposal (i) was approved, (ii) requires further explanation, or (iii) needs augments to the current protocol as per federal regulations and OU IRB policies.